33 Athletes Invited To Women’s National Team Program Assessment Camp

Today, Canada Basketball announced the 33 athletes invited to participate in the Women’s National Team Program Assessment camp from May 12-22 at the Saville Community Sports Centre in Edmonton, AB.

“After our second-consecutive trip to the Olympics, we’re excited to start preparing for a new qualifying cycle,” said Denise Dignard, Director, Women’s High Performance. “This phase is focused on bringing our pool of athletes together and assessing our path forward to Tokyo 2020. Our athletes, coaches and staff have all had great seasons with their respective clubs and schools and we’re looking forward to coming together.”

The full list of invitees, staff and schedule for Phase 1 follows:

PLAYERS INVITED TO 2017 WNTP ASSESSMENT CAMP – PHASE 1

NAME POSITION HEIGHT HOMETOWN CLUB/SCHOOL
Natalie Achonwa* PF 6’3” Guelph, ON Indiana Fever (WNBA)
Kayla Alexander* F/C 6’4” Barrie, ON San Antonio Stars (WNBA)
Laeticia Amihere F 6’3” Mississauga, ON King’s Christian Collegiate (OSBA)
Miranda Ayim PF 6’3” London, ON Basket Landes (France)
Adut Bulgak C 6’4” Edmonton, AB San Antonio Stars (WNBA)
Bridget Carleton G 6’1” Chatham, ON Iowa State (NCAA)
Shay Colley G 5’7” Brampton, ON Michigan State (NCAA)
Paige Crozon F 6’1” Humboldt, SK Utah (NCAA)
Mauranne Corbin F 6’3” St. Bruno, QC Montmorency (CECEP)
Laura Dally G 5’9” Sarnia, ON BG 89 Avides (Germany)
Quinn Dornstauder C 6’4” Regina, SK Los Angeles Sparks (WNBA)
Nirra Fields G 5’6” Montreal, QC Atlanta Dream (WNBA)
Mael Gilles G/F 6’1” Montreal, QC Montmorency (CECEP)
Saicha Grant-Allen* C 6’5” Hamilton, ON Los Angeles Sparks (WNBA)
Ruth Hamblin C 6’6” Houston, BC Perth (Australia)
Sami Hill G 5’10” Toronto, ON Virginia Tech (NCAA)
Alyssa Jerome F 6’1” Toronto, ON Harbord CI (HS)
Jaelyne Kirkpatrick G 5’7” Oakville, ON Illinois (NCAA)
Alex Kiss-Rust# C 6’4” Beaconsfield, QC McGill (U Sport)
Aislinn Konig G 5’9” Langley, BC NC State (NCAA)
Miah-Marie Langlois PG 5’8” Windsor, ON Enisey Krasnoyarski Kraj (Russia)
Kia Nurse PG 6’0” Hamilton, ON UConn (NCAA)
Shaina Pellington G 5’7” Pickering, ON Durham Elite (OSBA)
Katherine Plouffe SF 6’3” Edmonton, AB Phoenix Mercury (WNBA)
Michelle Plouffe SF 6’3” Edmonton, AB Mondeville (France)
Emily Potter C 6’4” Winnipeg, MB Utah (NCAA)
Daneesha Provo F 6’0” Dartmouth, NS Utah (NCAA)
Nayo Raincock-Ekunwe* F 6’2” Vernon, BC New York Liberty (WNBA)
Kellie Ring# G 5’9” Ottawa, ON Ryerson (U Sport)
Erika Steeves# F 6’2” Montreal, QC Brown (NCAA)
Rashida Timbilla# F 6’1” Ottawa, ON Lombos Quinta (Portugal)
Jamie Weisner* G 5’9” Clarkston, WA Los Angeles Sparks (WNBA)
Dakota Whyte G 5’9” Ajax, ON Proteas (Greece)